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Saying goodbye to 2014…

I am a total sucker for year end posts. Celebrating the good times from the year as it comes to an end, reflecting on the times that maybe were not the best but made me grow a little more, and looking forward to the new year ahead. I really thought 2013 was the year of running, but 2014 really was. …

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Santa, an Elf, and the Best Damn Race

Confession…. While running Space Coast Marathon, I decided I was not going to run for 2 weeks after. I pushed my body hard and it needed a break. The first couple of days after running those 26.2 miles, I couldn’t even think about running. My whole body was sore. If I had been in a position where someone was chasing …

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Friday Happiness & Giveaway Winner

Life is so busy these days as they always are during the holiday season. So much going on and my blogging time has taken a back seat. But I wanted to take a few minutes to share some Friday happiness and announce the winner of my 26.2 Bangle Bracelet giveaway…     1. We delivered 10 bikes to Toys For …

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Friday Five: Favorite Race Memories

Happy Friday! I missed last week’s link-up, but I’m making sure to get this one in. This week’s exciting topic is Favorite Race Memories. Since 2012, I’ve been all about the races, doing as many as I can. While I’ve not done nearly as many as others, I have done alot and have many great memories! Make sure you check …

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2013: The year of running and races

As I sit here and look back over the year and all that I accomplished, I am trying to think of one word to describe how I feel. I think “proud” is perfect. proud – feeling pleasure or satisfaction over something regarded as highly honorable or creditable to oneself Yes, that pretty much sums it up….   My last race …

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